Respectful Insolence

Archives for August 11, 2010

I’ve been remiss…

…in not pointing out that one of my favorite blogs from the “old days” (as in four years ago) is back. The Second Sight, which closed up shop in 2007, reappeared a couple of months ago. It’s as great as ever. Check it out.

Having spent the last couple of days dealing with pure woo, such as germ theory denialism and naturopathic quackery, I think now’s as good a time as any to move on to a more serious topic. One of the most important aspects of science is the publication of scientific results in peer-reviewed journals. This publication…